Skyphos (deep drinking cup), ca. 330–300 b.c.; red–figure
Attributed to the APZ Painter
Greek, South Italian, Campanian
Terracotta; H. 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm)
Rogers Fund, 1906 (06.1021.238)
Obverse: seated youth between two women
Reverse: three youths
The APZ Painter's style reflects the influence of Apulian workshops during the last phases of Campanian vase painting in Cumae. The innovations include new filling ornaments such as rosettes, details in the treatment of drapery, and greater polychromy.